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Here’s what to do with your tax refund

By Nicole Lyn Pesce

Before you go dropping $1,500 on four “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” Broadway tickets, deposit your refund into your savings account and sleep on it. “I’m not against using some of the money to treat yourself, especially if a small portion reduces the other urges to spend more,” said Betterment certified financial planner Marshay Clarke, who suggests an 80/20 split between doing something responsible, like saving, and something fun, like expanding your work wardrobe. “Putting x-amount in a savings account will make you feel better at night, but you’ll also be satisfied that you were still able to do something for yourself,” she said.

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This article originally published April 4th, 2018 on Moneyish